UC Santa Cruz Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Coast Line: Student Housing West meetings May 2-3Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2018 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    UC Santa Cruz plans two meetings next week on Student Housing West, two sites, Heller Drive and Hagar Drive designed to provide housing for 3,000 students. The first meeting will be 6:30–8:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Louden Nelson Community Center, 301 Center St. The second meeting will be 5–7 p.m. May 3, at Hotel Paradox, 611 Ocean St. An off-campus location has been chosen due to the possibility that access to the campus may be disrupted that day, according to campus officials.

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  2. Storytellers share tales of fish at Santa Cruz Food LoungeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2018 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... in his own line and finally getting out to catch a fish himself. Melissa Cronin, the event's host, is a UC Santa Cruz doctoral student of ecology and evolutionary biology. She said that her former job as a New York journalist taught her the value of ...

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  3. Sausalito houseboat S.S. Vallejo explored at new SVMA exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2018 | Sonoma Index Tribune

    ... Alan Watts and Gary Snyder. Roberto Matta aboard the S.S. Vallejo in Sausalito during the 1950s. (Courtesy of UC Santa Cruz Library Special Collections) "Carnival," by Jean Varda, 1955. This was painted during the time the artists lived aboard the ...

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  4. Natan Sharansky at his office in Jerusalem, Sept. 2013Read the original story

    Apr 27, 2018 | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... 19 on Israel Independence Day. Ten years ago I began my journey with the Jewish Agency as the Israel fellow at UC Santa Cruz Hillel. At the time, I was one of a group of 15-20 Israel fellows in all of North America. It was then, when I first met ...

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  5. Scientists Predict These Islands Are Doomed, But That's Not the Whole StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2018 | LiveScience

    Low-lying, white-sand islands lined with palm trees and perched on tropical coral atolls are the stuff of vacation dreams. It's long been claimed that they will eventually disappear as the sea level rises because of global warning , but when that might happen has been unclear.

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  6. Icy Mars Crater Shines in European Probe's 1st Photo from New OrbitRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2018 | Space.com

    A portion of the first image captured by the Trace Gas Orbiter from its new science orbit, on April 15, 2018. This view shows a stretch of Korolev Crater, in the Red Planet's far north.

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  7. Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin to Launch Its 1st Rocket Test of 2018 SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | SPACE.com

    Jeff Bezos' spaceflight company will perform another uncrewed flight of its New Shepard suborbital vehicle on Sunday from Blue Origin's West Texas test site, the billionaire entrepreneur announced today . "Launch preparations are underway for New Shepard's 8th test flight, as we continue our progress toward human spaceflight.

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  8. Discovery of new material is key step toward more powerful computingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | Science Daily

    Those "quantum computers" will be able to solve problems well beyond the reach of existing computers while working much faster and consuming vastly less energy. Researchers in OSU's College of Science have developed an inorganic compound that adopts a crystal structure capable of sustaining a new state of matter known as quantum spin liquid, an important advance toward quantum computing.

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  9. Coast Line: Housing crisis the subject of May 2 talk in WatsonvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2018 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    UC Santa Cruz researchers Steve McKay and Miriam Greenberg, co-leaders of the No Place Like Home initiative, will join Watsonville Mayor Lowell Hurst, Fred Keeley of Affordable Housing Santa Cruz County, and attorney Gretchen Regenhardt of California Rural Legal Assistance for “The South County Affordable Housing Crisis and Ways to Move Forward,” at 7 p.m. May 2 in the Community Room of the Watsonville Civic Center, 275 Main St. The public is invited. The forum will focus on sharing information about tenant rights and housing-related support, as well as discussion city If you have a news event or announcement for Coast Lines, email newsroom@santacruzsentinel.com and place “Coast Lines” in the email subject line.

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  10. Prada makes an Angela Davis T-shirt and Twitter is not happyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | Daily Mail

    'It's like Hitler wearing an Anne Frank T-shirt': Twitter users SLAM Prada over $500 tee featuring an image of activist Angela Davis, saying the pricey design goes against all that 'she stands for' The fashion brand released a T-shirt with an image of the political activist as part of its spring 2018 comic books-inspired collection Many people have taken to the social media platform to share their outrage over the label using her image on a shirt being sold for a high price One person tweeted: 'The person who forks over five bills for a T-shirt should most certainly NOT be wearing the likeness of Angela Davis' Twitter users have furiously slammed Prada over a T-shirt featuring the face of activist Angela Davis, 74, calling out the Italian fashion house for trying to make money from her image when it doesn't even know 'who she is or what she stood for'.

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  11. Complex enzyme that affects aging, cancer decoded in two-decade-long: studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | The Japan Times

    Scientists have completed of a 20-year quest to map the complex enzyme thought to forestall aging by repairing the tips of chromosomes in plants and animals, including humans. Decoding the architecture of the enzyme, called telomerase, could lead to drugs that slow or block the aging process, along with new treatments for cancer, they reported in the journal Nature.

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  12. Editorial, April 27, 2018: Coonerty deserves re-election in 3rd supervisorial districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... units within city limits; he predicts that if passed, the new law will cause landlords to rent primarily to UC Santa Cruz students, who will move out every school year, thus actually putting working people and families at even more of a ...

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  13. Free - Follow the Flush' 5K Brings Awareness of Santa Cruz Wastewater ...Read the original story

    Apr 26, 2018 | Santa Cruz City

    Follow the Flush is a uniquely humorous, educational and participatory 5K walk that follows the path of Santa Cruz wastewater through natural and urban landscape on Saturday, May 5. The free family-friendly event begins at UC Santa Cruz with walking groups departing from 9:30 a.m. to noon. The walk concludes at the City of Santa Cruz Wastewater Treatment Facility where free tours are offered at 11 a.m., noon, 1 p.m., and 2 p.m. Participants are welcome for any or all of the event.

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  14. Enzyme That Influences Aging Decoded: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | News Max

    Elated scientists announced Wednesday the completion of a 20-year quest to map the complex enzyme thought to forestall aging by repairing the tips of chromosomes in plants and animals, including humans. Decoding the architecture of the enzyme, called telomerase, could lead to drugs that slow or block the aging process, along with new treatments for cancer, they reported in the journal Nature.

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  15. Osmium compound opens door to quantum spin liquid, and maybe quantum computingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | Electronics Weekly

    A new material could sustain a quantum spin liquid, and be useful in quantum computing, according to Oregon State University wher it was invented. Lithium osmium oxide is the compound, where the osmium atoms form a honeycomb-like lattice, enforcing a phenomenon called 'magnetic frustration' that could lead to a quantum spin liquid predicted by condensed matter physicists, said Oregon.

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  16. Enzyme that affects aging, cancer decoded: studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | The Raw Story

    Decoding the architecture of the enzyme, called telomerase, could lead to drugs that slow or block the ageing process, along with new treatments for cancer AFP/File / PHILIPPE HUGUEN Elated scientists announced Wednesday the completion of a 20-year quest to map the complex enzyme thought to forestall ageing by repairing the tips of chromosomes in plants and animals, including humans. Decoding the architecture of the enzyme, called telomerase, could lead to drugs that slow or block the ageing process, along with new treatments for cancer, they reported in the journal Nature.

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  17. Genome in the Palm of Your HandRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2018 | Gulfshore Life

    Now, scientists at the University of California, Santa Cruz, have developed a handheld device called a nanopore sequencer that has created the most complete human DNA sequence ever assembled. It's a sign of just how quickly technology has advanced - and how something once perplexing like DNA mapping may one day be commonplace.

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  18. EPFL scientists become part of international effort to create Human Cell AtlasRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | EurekAlert!

    ... Wellcome Trust, the European Bioinformatics Institute (EBI), the Broad Institute, the Sanger Institute, and UC Santa Cruz. One of the cornerstones of the HCA is analyzing the transcriptome, a term that refers to all the messenger RNA molecules ...

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  19. Coast Line: Measure U supporters to meet April 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    The Coalition for Limiting University Expansion, which opposes UC Santa Cruz expansion to 28,000 students and supports Measure U, will meet 7-9 p.m. Thursday, at the Santa Cruz Police community room, 155 Center St. Speakers will include County Supervisor Ryan Coonerty, City Council members Cynthia Mathews and Chris Krohn, Save Santa Cruz leader and former County Supervisor Gary Patton, Ted Benhari of the Rural Bonny Doon Association, John Aird of CLUE, Sierra Club chairwoman Gillian Greensite, UCSC professor emeritus Jim Clifford of the East Meadow Action Committee, and UCSC environmental studies lecturer Andy Schiffrin.

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  20. Opposition group resurfaces as UC Santa Cruz eyes expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    UC Santa Cruz Art major Nikko Quinones and his dog live in a van off campus, moving round town each night. Rents in Santa Cruz are among the nation's least affordable.

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